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Low Rate (LRT - 1 sps) Clouds data subset (ICARTT format) [NCAR/EOL]

Summary

This data set includes airborne measurements obtained from the NSF/NCAR Research Aviation Facility (RAF) Gulfstream V HIAPER (NSF/NCAR GV HIAPER) aircraft (Tail Number N677F) during the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry Project (DC3) project from 18 May 2012 to 30 June 2012. This data set is a subset of the low rate aircraft data that contains a select set of the cloud parameters.

This data set is in ICARTT format. Please see the header portion of the data files for details on instruments, parameters, quality assurance, quality control, contact information, and data set comments.

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Additional information

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Versions
  • 1.0 (2014-09-12)
  • 2.0 (2017-05-09):

    The NCAR/EOL Research Aviation Facility has recently completed a review and upgrade of its existing algorithms for data processing to incorporate recent improvements that have become available for specific instruments. For details, please see the "Appendix to DC3 Project Manager’s Report: Reprocessing" linked below.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 1 second
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-18 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 42.06574, Minimum (South) Latitude: 24.96023
Minimum (West) Longitude: -106.76535, Maximum (East) Longitude: -84.94339

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2017. Low Rate (LRT - 1 sps) Clouds data subset (ICARTT format). Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6K935W5. Accessed 27 Nov 2020.

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